The World is One Family (WION), a english news channel owned by the Essel-Group the information channel on Kwesé TV, the pay TV network owned by Econet. WION is the first Indian based network to have a presence simultaneously in the US, UK, China, Russia and Africa.
WION is the third channel from Zee to be aired on Kwesé platform and followed by the two other Zee channels Bolly Nova and Bolly Movies at the beginning of the year. The channel will be available in Ghana, Zambia, Rwanda and Lesotho.
Harish Goyal, Zee Africa CEO declared: “With WION, we commit to deliver to the African viewers, authentic information and a local perspective to what is happening in our world today,”
In his comments, Joseph Hundah, Econet Media president and group CEO commented: “A premium news offering is one of the key things consumers look for on television. The addition of WION to our line-up not only grows our news and actuality offering but also adds further diversity to our bouquet,”